Semarang Mayor Explores Joint Waste Processing in Vancouver
The Mayor of Semarang, Hendrar Prihadi, was exploring opportunities for cooperation with EnEco company for waste processing which is one of the main concerns today. In a meeting on March 14th 2018 in Vancouver with President EnEco, Mr. Jesus A. Jayme Jr., Thermal Oxidation Processing System (TOPS) was offered as a solution by means of waste incineration process that will generate electricity and other benefits. The meeting was initiated by the government of the Province of British Columbia (BC) through a representative of the BC Government in Jakarta to bring together the Indonesian government with local entrepreneurs in Vancouver, BC in achieving concrete cooperation.
The visit of Semarang City Government Delegation and Provincial Government of DKI Jakarta is also used as a forum to consolidate with Consul General of Indonesia in Vancouver. Various excellent programs owned by the City Government of Semarang and the Provincial Government of DKI Jakarta participated in the discussion at the meeting. “We hope that the cooperation of economic diplomacy can make an improvement in accordance with the mandate of the Indonesian President, said Consul General of Indonesia, Dr. Tuti Wahyuningsih Irman at the meeting.
In addition, on separate occasions, delegates attended the 2018 Innovation Expo “Globe Forum” meeting, which took place in Vancouver, on March 14 to 16, 2018. The event, opened by Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson, was a forum that brought together government officials and the entrepreneurs from all over the world to discuss the idea of the dynamics and interactions between the business world with the efforts of environmental conservation. (Source: KJRI Vancouver)